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The Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation


Last profile update: 02/03/2016
Last grant data update: 09/06/2016

At A Glance

The Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation

(formerly The Jeff Gordon Foundation)

7575 West Winds Blvd. N.W., Ste., C

Concord, NC United States 28027-3328

Telephone: (980) 255-8508


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Celebrity: Sports






Established in 1999 in NC - Founded by Jeff Gordon, a professional race car driver. He is a four-time NASCAR Winston Cup (now known as the Sprint Cup) Series champion and a three-time Daytona 500 winner. ESPN ranked him as the tenth best racer in the top 25 greatest drivers of all time.

Purpose and Activities

The foundation supports children battling cancer by funding programs that improve patients' quality of life, treatment programs that increase survivorship and pediatric medical research dedicated to finding a cure. Additionally, the foundation provides support to the Jeff Gordon Children's Hospital in Concord, NC, which serves children in the community by providing a high level of primary and specialty pediatric care.